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More Info on Teaser (and other stuff)

The 2018 FIRST Robotics Competition season teaser to be released today, September 14th at 7:00 PM Central Time: Check it out at one of the following links: FIRST Robotics Competition Facebook Page FIRST Robotics Competition Twitter Feed FIRST Robotics Competition … Continue reading

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Teaser

According to the FRC BLOG: A teaser for the 2018 FIRST Robotics Competition, you shall have. If things go as planned, we’ll be releasing it broadly at 8 PM Eastern Time on Thursday, September 14th, on YouTube, FaceBook, and Twitter, … Continue reading

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Inspiring the Next Generation of Scientists and Engineers: K–12 and Beyond

How does active-learning prepare students for the careers of tomorrow? A 21st-century workforce requires adaptability, creative problem solving, innovative thinking, and lifelong learning. Featured in IEEE Computer Magazine, Nancy Boyer, Director of Research and Evaluation at FIRST, explores the role … Continue reading

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Preference System for Event Registration

From: FRC BLOG Last year, as folks know, we had problems with our event registration system. At the time, we said we would be moving away from first-come-first-served to a preference-based event registration system for the 2018 season. The purpose … Continue reading

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Duct Tape Ad features FIRST

Robots constructed with Duct Tape for 2018 season? We shall see…… [editor note/update – did some digging, it is FRC Team 2881 – The Lady Cans from Austin, TX who are in the video…and they are sponsored by The Girl … Continue reading

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